Trading Truth for Solidarity

by Kjos Ministries  It’s no secret that the today’s world system is driven by a vision of global solidarity and spiritual pluralism. We don’t know God’s precise schedule, but He warned us long ago to prepare for a time of “falling away,” when people with “itching ears” would trade truth for myth and reject the … [Read more…]

The Race for Africa

by Loren Davis Reprint from 2005 What will Purpose Driven and other programs really do for Africa? This evangelist to Africa speaks up about the exploitations that have happened to Africa. In 1988, my wife and I went to Africa and have been working there ever since. When we first arrived there, we had little … [Read more…]

Over 1,000 Religious Leaders Gather for Global Peace, Justice

From Christian Today WASHINGTON – More than a 1,000 international faith leaders and human rights advocates have gathered to address how problems such as violence, globalization, and global warming are harming the world’s children. Participants of the fifth annual Ecumenical Advocacy Days for Global Peace and Justice Conference, have convened in the suburb of Washington, … [Read more…]

“A New Vision for God’s Kingdom on Earth”

“Imagine a World, A New Vision for God’s Kingdom on Earth” – These are the words used to describe the upcoming “Big Event 2007” with Brian McLaren held at Woods Memorial Presbyterian Church, Severna Park, Maryland in February. With workshops titled “What are the world’s greatest problems?” and “Youth in Today’s Challenging World,” at a … [Read more…]

Will the Evangelical Church Help Usher in the “Age of Enlightenment” and the Coming False One?

by Ray Yungen (The following is an excerpt from A Time of Departing, chapter six: “Could This Be the End of the Age?” In the early twentieth century, a figure who would have a major impact on the Western esoteric movement came out of the occultic Theosophical Society. The actual coining of the very term … [Read more…]

Rick Warren Talks About World Peace – His Three Legged Stool of Unity

From Assist News: Warren responded: “These problems are so big, Tim, that everybody’s failed at them. The United Nations has failed, the United States has failed. And the reason why is because we have not worked together on these issues. Last year at Davos I kept hearing people talk about public and private partnerships. And … [Read more…]

Rick Warren and Another Possible Presidential Candidate Meet Together

Recently, contemplative/emerging proponent Rick Warren stated that he was not interested in politics or in being a diplomat. That statement was said on the heels of his visit to Syria where he met with Syria’s president as well as the Grand Mufti (partly to discuss his P.E.A.C.E. Plan). Shortly after his trip to Syria, possible … [Read more…]

Rick Warren Interview: Campaigning for His New “Reformation”

“The PEACE plan revolves around mobilizing a billion Christians in missions-essentially the entire Christian Church.” Rick Warren was interviewed by Urbana.org in preparation for the Urbana 2006 conference, which will take place in late December. Urbana is an InterVarsity ministry. In the interview, Warren said that “To be a part of God’s purposes, we’re going … [Read more…]

Marianne Williamson, Rick Warren … Common Ground, Peace and Meditation

by Chris Lawson of Spiritual Research Network Sadly, the New Age style of meditation is not what Biblical meditation is at all. Yet churches and pastors are being swept up in the gayity of just embracing everything, including eastern oriented contemplative prayer / occult style meditation with no discernment whatsoever. To equate New Age style … [Read more…]

Rick Warren on Fox News Tonight

LTRP Note: We received this letter tonight from one of our researchers. It is addressing Rick Warren’s appearance on Fox tonight. Letter to the Editor “Well,…I just finished watching & recording Warren’s special on Fox. “The first line in his Purpose Driven Life is “It’s not about YOU!” Well,…this was all about RICK!, and sadly, … [Read more…]

VIDEO CLIP: Religion & Ethics Interviews Leith Anderson Who Say He Wants to Find “Common Ground”

“The National Association of Evangelicals (NAE) represents 60 Protestant denominations made up of 45 thousand churches with 30 million members. Early this month, the NAE’s president, THE Reverend Ted Haggard, had to step aside because of a sex and drug scandal. His interim successor is THE Reverend Leith Anderson, pastor of the 5000-member Wooddale Church … [Read more…]

New Age Leader, Marianne Williamson, Comes to Rick Warren’s Defense – “Meditation” is Common Ground

Tuesday, in an article in the Detroit News, something happened that doesn’t happen every day. In fact, it may never have happened before. The headline read, “Faith leaders deserve a shot at creating peace on earth.” The author of the article was defending Rick Warren – well that’s not too unusual – many Christian leaders, … [Read more…]

Rick Warren Denies Praising Syria

From WorldNet Daily: WASHINGTON — “Megachurch Pastor Rick Warren is adamantly denying he praised Syria on his recent trip, which he describes as a favor to his Muslim next-door neighbor. “Warren, author of the best-selling “The Purpose-Driven Life,” visited Syria this week and was quoted by official Syrian news agencies as saying the U.S. should … [Read more…]

Red Moon Rising: An Army for God with a “Violent Reaction”

Red Moon Rising: How 24-7 Prayer is Awakening a Generation (2003, Relevant Books), by UK author Pete Greig, is becoming an increasingly popular book among Christian youth. Greig is the founder of an international prayer movement called 24-7 Prayer and Boiler Rooms. In a magazine interview with Greig, he explains that his organization is now … [Read more…]

Rick Warren – Seeking Unity to Reach “Critical Mass”

According to news reports about Rick Warren’s participation at the Ecumenical and Interfaith Pre-Conferences (for the International AIDS Conference), Warren stated: “We are here at these conferences to say to fellow Christians that we believe the Church needs to take the lead in the greatest health concern on the planet.” He said that Christians need … [Read more…]